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Studiehåndbokas emner for 2016/2017:


Brief Facts:

Subject Code: NAB1001
Department: Faculty of Technology/Business/Maritime Education
Grading Scale: A - F
Number of Credits: 5
Taught During: Autumn
Semester of Assessment: Autumn
Program Sequence: 1st semester
Language of Instruction: Norwegian
Campus: Haugesund
Contact(s): Ole Korneliussen (person with course responsibility)
Required Reading (Syllabus): Go to the library's syllabus web pages

Course Contents:

Newton¿s laws in two dimensions, energy, impulse and movment. Circular movement with inertia and spinn. Calculations of force and gravitation. Pressure and flotation. Equation of state, pVT-diagrams, length and volume expansion. Waves and fluctuations.

Learning Outcome:


  • The student knows the equations of motion, Newton's laws, rectilinear and curvature movement in several dimensions.

The student can describe:

  • Conditions for equilibrium in the theme statics.
  • Gas laws.
  • Bernouilli's equation with and without loss.
  • Acoustic and electromagnetic waves.
  • Geometrical optics.
  • Satellite movement.
  • The law of gravitation.

- Skills:

The student is able to calculate:

  • Distance, speed and acceleration.
  • Forces, pressure and momentums.
  • Pressure, volume, mass and temperature, by use of the gas laws.
  • Fluid velocity, pressure and height by use of Bernouilli¿s equation.
  • Speed, frequency and wavelength for acoustic and electromagnetic waves.
  • Reflection and refraction angles.
  • Satellite movement.

- General Qualifications:

The student is able to use the knowledge of physics:

  • As a tool in their coming studies and later in their occupation.
  • To improve safety onboard.
  • When working with their bachelor assignment.

Teaching Methods:

Lectures and lab work

Practical information about the course:




Recommended Previous Knowledge:


Compulsory assignments:

Written assignments (will be specified at the beginning of the semester).

Course Examination Description:


Component NameDurationWeightSupporting Materials
Fysikk, skriftlig eksamen5 hours100/100The College's Teknisk formelsamling(Pedersen, Gustavsen, Kaasa og Olsen) is handed out during the exam
The University College`s calculator (Texas TI 84) will be handed out
Reduction in Credits:
Have you already completed one or more of the courses below? If so, the credits you will receive for the course described here, NAB1001, will be reduced by the number of credits shown in the credits column. Possible deficencies/mistakes may occur.
Course Title Course Code Credits
Physics NAB009 (1)
Physics RE026 (1)
Physics INGB038 (1)
Physics RE026 (5)
Physics INGB1038 (1)
Physics KO013 (1)
Physics RØRKO013 (1)
Physics RØRKO1038 (1)
Physics ING1004 (1)
Physics ING1004 (NET)
Physics ING1008 (1)

Subject's last update: 02/15/2017 09:42

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